BELLEVUE, Wash., July 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bsquare Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR) today announced it will be making an executive leadership change as part of the restructuring the company announced in May 2019. Peter Biere, CFO, will resign from his position following a transition period that will include the appointment of a new CFO. Mr. Biere, who has served as CFO since December 2016, will continue as CFO until his replacement is identified and on-boarded.
"Throughout his tenure as CFO, Peter has provided sound financial leadership to the company," said Ralph C Derrickson, President & CEO of Bsquare Corporation. "This is an amicable separation. Our intention in announcing this today is to give Peter and the company the opportunity to pursue all options in an open and transparent manner. We wish Peter well in his future endeavors."
Adds Derrickson: "We are continuing to implement the One Bsquare Initiatives we announced in May and have no change to our guidance for Q2 2019."
Bsquare builds technology that is powering the next generation of intelligent devices and the systems in which they operate. We believe the promise of IoT will be realized through the development of intelligent devices and intelligent systems that are cloud-enabled, contribute data, facilitate distributed control & decision making, and operate securely at scale. Bsquare's suite of services and software components allow our customers to create new revenue streams and operating models while providing new opportunities for lowering costs and improving operations. We serve a global customer base from offices in Bellevue, Washington, the United Kingdom and Taiwan. For more information, please visit www.bsquare.com.
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